This little blue 1975 Fiat 500 caught my attention on the streets of Paris. You can get an idea of just how small these cars really are when you compare it to the Peugeout behind it, also a compact car by todays standards. Perhaps the old Fiat 500 is actually smaller than a Smart Car.Either this car is getting pushed around on the streets, or the owner likes to weasel ... Check out this car!
Cool Classic Cars - 1970's
Now this is one wild looking ride, a 1970 Ford Transit Mark I van found parked in the streets of Paris.While taking photos of this vehicle, I was approached by an individual whom was the friend of the owner. Over a telephone call, I got a few details about the van. Indeed, it is a 1970 model, and originally came from Switzerland. It was also apparently used in a recent ... Check out this car!
After more than 6 months of sunny summer weather all over Europe, I found myself in Amsterdam during the last 4 weeks. It was grey, sometimes wet, and cool. But that didn't stop me from getting outside, and this hot red two-door BMW 1602 (1971-1975) just shone bright amidst the dim light and the creme coloured window frames you see in the picture below. Few red cars can really ... Check out this car!
Now this is one very beautiful simple car, the Zastava 101 found in Belgrade, Serbia.It has a striking glow in the dark yellow colour, I love it!This car was manufactured between 1971 and 2008 and was known by the nickname "Stojadin". Later on (and we will get to these models/editions) it was also known as the Zastava Scala and Yugo Scala, and was actually based on the ... Check out this car!
Now this is a very confusing situation. Here we have what appears to be a 1972 Renault 12.But strangely the car is marked a 5 TL on the trunk. Something strange has happened along the way, because the Renault 5 TL is a supermini car.Anyways, lets take a look at this green family saloon car.The Renault 12 was manufactured in Western Europe between 1969 and ... Check out this car!
Parking is tight in Naples Italy.With that in mind, the Fiat 126 is a perfect city car to squeeze into any parking spaces that you might find.Cool sun roof. A simple canvas flap. Security must have been less of a concern or requirement in the 1970s.The Fiat 126 was introduced in 1972 to replace the super popular Fiat 500 which you find all over Sorrento, and ... Check out this car!
Now this is one interesting car when you read up on the facts. The VW Bug is officially the longest-running and most-manufactured car of a single design in all history of Earth. More than 21 million Volkswagen Beetles have been manufactured!Specifically, I believe we have a very healthy looking yellow 1973 Volkswagen Super Beetle and it was found in Dalyan, Turkey. ... Check out this car!
Perhaps Lada comes to mind first when you think about Russian cars.But here is another Russian produced automobile made by AZLK known as the Moskvitch 412 in Russia, and as the Moskvich 1500 to the West, this one found in Prague. This particular car is a circa 1970 model. All in all, it was manufactured between the years of 1967-1975.What a gorgeous shiny green paint ... Check out this car!
After 7 months traveling and hunting down Endangered Cars in Europe I am back in Ontario, Canada for a spell.It is a whole different scene here, but in not even 2 weeks home, I have found some beauties.This one here was mesmerizing, and so I pulled over and took some shots. Introducing the 1973 Buick Riviera! This is part of the third generation and was produced ... Check out this car!
It was during a beautiful summer evening walk in the neighbourhood Prenzlauer Berg in Berlin that I came across this well kept sedan, a 1972 Fiat 125p.This motor vehicle was produced between the years 1967-1991 in Poland by the state-owned manufacturer Fabryka Samochodów Osobowych or FSO for short.Check it out. The gold shade of rims really go nicely with the burgundy ... Check out this car!